Statues

Superfan Builds Official Freddie Mercury Statue in South Korea After Writing to Queen for 8 Years
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Superfan Builds Official Freddie Mercury Statue in South Korea After Writing to Queen for 8 Years

The project cost the Jeju businessman $40,000 USD.

BLM Protestors Who Toppled Colston Statue Are Found Not Guilty
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BLM Protestors Who Toppled Colston Statue Are Found Not Guilty

The graffitied monument has since been moved to Bristol’s M Shed museum.

Japan's Houkokuji Aizu Betsuin Temple Gives Its 187-Foot-Tall Kannon Statue A Massive Face Mask
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Japan's Houkokuji Aizu Betsuin Temple Gives Its 187-Foot-Tall Kannon Statue A Massive Face Mask

The 80-pound mask will spiritually fight COVID-19.

It’s Now a Serious Felony to Damage Confederate Monuments in Florida
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It’s Now a Serious Felony to Damage Confederate Monuments in Florida

According to a controversial new law recently passed by the Florida senate.

Brazil's Newest Statue of Christ Will Surpass Rio de Janeiro's Iconic 'Christ the Redeemer'
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Brazil's Newest Statue of Christ Will Surpass Rio de Janeiro's Iconic 'Christ the Redeemer'

The world’s third tallest statue of Jesus.


Boston Removes Statue of Slave Kneeling Before Abraham Lincoln
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Boston Removes Statue of Slave Kneeling Before Abraham Lincoln

The statue has stood in Boston since 1879.

Toppled Civil War Statue in Colorado to Be Replaced With Native American Woman Memorial
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Toppled Civil War Statue in Colorado to Be Replaced With Native American Woman Memorial

To commemorate the 1864 Sand Creek massacre.

Giant Statue of Marilyn Monroe Sparks Controversy With California Locals
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Giant Statue of Marilyn Monroe Sparks Controversy With California Locals

Palm Springs Art Museum director argues the 26-foot-tall sculpture objectifies women.

70 Ancient Artifacts Vandalized Across Berlin Museums
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70 Ancient Artifacts Vandalized Across Berlin Museums

Objects including Egyptian sarcophagi, stone sculptures and 19th-century paintings.

Portland Protesters Topple Statues of Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln
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Portland Protesters Topple Statues of Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln

In response to Columbus Day.

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